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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Premature_atrial_contraction

Premature atrial contractions (PACs), also known as atrial premature complexes ( APC) or atrial premature beats (APB), are a common cardiac dysrhythmia ...

www.healthline.com/health/atrial-premature-complexes

Sep 14, 2017 ... Atrial premature complexes are also called premature atrial contractions (PACs) and may cause heart palpitations or unusual awareness of ...

www.cardiachealth.org/palpitations/pacs

Premature Atrial Contractions (PACs) are amongst the most common forms of arrhythmias. It is due to the premature discharge of an electrical impulse in the ...

lifeinthefastlane.com/ecg-library/premature-atrial-complex-pac

Apr 10, 2017 ... Review of the atrial ectopics and premature atrial contractions (PACs) with ectopic pacemaking tissue within the atria. Review ECG features.

www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Arrhythmia/AboutArrhythmia/Premature-Contractions---PACs-and-PVCs_UCM_302043_Article.jsp

Dec 15, 2016 ... A premature contraction feels like your heart "skipped a beat." Premature atrial contractions (PACs) start in the upper chambers of the heart ...

www.webmd.com/heart-disease/atrial-fibrillation/premature-atrial-contractions

Aug 20, 2017 ... When that happens, and then follows up with a stronger, more forceful beat, it could be a premature atrial contraction. They're common, and ...

www.medscape.com/viewarticle/772475

Oct 11, 2012 ... In the general population, 99% have premature atrial contractions, new research shows. The frequency of premature atrial contractions was ...

www.merckmanuals.com/home/heart-and-blood-vessel-disorders/abnormal-heart-rhythms/atrial-premature-beats

Atrial Premature Beats. (Atrial Ectopic Beats; Premature Atrial Contractions). By L. Brent Mitchell, MD, FRCPC, Professor of Medicine, Department of Cardiac ...

www.healio.com/cardiology/learn-the-heart/ecg-review/ecg-topic-reviews-and-criteria/premature-atrial-contractions-review

The ECG criteria for premature atrial contractions (PACs) including atrial bigeminy and blocked (non-conducted) PACs are discussed with links to 12-lead ECG ...